Lydenburg - Villa Afriq B and B or Self-catering
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Villa Afriq is a bed & breakfast & self-catering guest house in Lydenburg which is located centrally on the panoramic routes between Dullstroom, Sabie, Pilgrim's Rest, Ohrigstad and the Blyde River Gorge and within easy reach of the Kruger Park.

Afriq offers eight double en-suite rooms furnished in luxurious style. Each room has its own modern kitchen, satellite television, a veranda with braai facilities and a private garden where you may relax. Television channels available are M-net, Movie Magic 1 & 2, TV1,2,3, e-TV and all the sports channels. A central swimming pool on the premises and bicycles are available. Villa Afriq is a short walk from convenient stores and restaurants.

For the keen hiker there are a number of hiking trails in the area. Lydenburg has a game reserve and interesting museum which is well worth a visit. For the avid fisherman our town and surrounds are well known as a trout fishing haven.

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Fishing Flyfishing in the district

Game Viewing Villa Afriq is only 80 minutes away from the Kruger and Numbi gates to the Kruger Park on a route that will take you over the Long Tom Pass through Sabie and Hazyview. Other activities in the area include

Hiking Trails Nature Trail less than 2 km from Villa Afriq

Other Activities Villa Afriq is ideally situated for visits to the many scenic wonders of the escarpment and the Lowveld. It offers is a comfortable stop-over or even a springboard for visits to the treasures of this beautiful part of South Africa. Visit the Gustav Klingbiel Museum and Nature Reserve, for general information about Lydenburg.

Visit Unique historical sites and national monuments in and around Lydenburg. The Powder Magazine (1890), the oldest school in Mpumalanga (1851), the Voortrekker Church (1852), the ZAR post box (still in use), the Steenkamp Bridge and pre- historical engravings on stone.
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Remarks: Rates on Request. R350.00 per room single person. Rates are subject to change without prior notice.

Facilities include: DSTV in room (bring card), fireplace, fully equipped kitchen, laundry facilities on site, microwave, outdoor pool, parking all onsite, private entrance, tea / coffee making facilities, hair dryer, double or single beds

All rooms have en suite bathrooms with bathtub
Rooms include :   Yes  Yes   No  No
Phone No
Television Yes
Radio Yes
Heater No
Roof Fan No
Airconditioner No

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Nearest Town:
Distance: 0km
Police: Yes
Hospital: Yes
The danger of malaria still holds true today, and this makes Lydenburg a safe comfortable base from where all the lowveld atractions can be enjoyed on day excursions without risking malaria or the fatique that can be caused by high temperatures and humidity in the lowveld

RESERVATIONS: Make a reservation enquiry (only an enquiry) by clicking on the reservation icon at the bottom of this page or contact the Farmstay reservation office hours: 039 313 0608 or phone August after hours on 082 882 7475. E-mail enquiries to August at
Tourist attractions in the area.
Villa Afriq is only 80 minutes away from the Kruger and Numbi gates to the Kruger Park on a route that will take you over the Long Tom Pass through Sabie and Hazyview. Other activities in the area include:

Fishing (less than 3km), game drives (less than 30km), golf (less than 5km), - horse riding (less than 5km), nature trail (less than 2km), sailing rentals (less than 5km) and squash court (less than 5km)

Any other information which may interest tourists to the area
Some reasons for staying at Villa Afriq:

Simply come to relax in private luxury

Beautiful countryside -- 4 different worlds on the four roads leaving town (grasslands, bushveld, waterfalls & forest, mountains)

Sensible stop-over en route to the Kruger Park or Mozambique from Johannesburg.

Fly-fishing, hiking trails

Adventure --cycling the Long Tom pass, hunting, river rafting, horse riding, trout fishing, hiking

Playground for children with swimming pool, trampoline, table tennis, bicycles and tree to climb.

The Menu
Various restaurants close by Villa Afriq is a self-catering guest house in Lydenburg, but we do provide meals on request

Farm Details
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A bit about your hosts:
Wimpie Norval is your host

How to get there:
Route Map supplied when reservations are made

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